THE CLERGY OF TEMPLE EMANU-EL

 

Although formed in 1929, it wasn't until 1941 that Temple Emanu-El employed it's first full-time rabbi. Rabbi Alfred Wolf was installed Sunday, November 30, 1941 and served the Dothan congregation for five years.

 

Dates marked by an asterisk are being confirmed.

 

The Clergy of Temple Emanu-El                The Dothan Eagle, February 15, 1953.

 

Rabbi Alfred Wolf, Ph.D., D.D.

 

   1941 - 1946

 

Rabbi Martin I. Hinchin, D.D.

 

   1946 - 1948

 

Rabbi Samuel M. Gup

 

   1949 - 1950

 

Rabbi Meyer H. Marx, D.D.

 

   1950 - 1952

 

Rabbi Israel J. Gerber, Ph.D.

 

   1953 - 1959

 

Rabbi Isaac Neuman

 

   1959 - 1961

 

Rabbi Benjamin Rosayn, D.D., LL. D.

 

   1962 - 1968

 

Rabbi Mordecai M. Thurman

 

   1968 - 1975

 

Rabbi Donald A. Tam

 

   1975 - 1978

 

Rabbi Paul L. Tuchman

 

   1978 - 1982

 

Rabbi Leonard S. Zoll

 

   1982 - 1985

 

Rabbi Stanley Funston, Ph.D.

 

   1986* - 1996*

 

Rabbi Larry Mahrer

 

   1997* - 2006

 

Rabbi Lynne Goldsmith

 

   2007 - 2017

 

Cantor Neil Schwartz

 

   2019 -

 

 

 

   

 

 

 

 

 

The Dothan Eagle, October 10, 1948.                 The Dothan Eagle, September 10, 1961.